Upon successful completion of your FREC 3 conversion course, your new qualification will be valid for 3 years. In order to renew your FREC 3 qualification, you will need to complete another 3-day requalification course as opposed to a full 5-day course.
The cost of this course is £250+VAT per person. Group discounts are available, please contact our training team for more information on 01515580999 Option 2, or you can book online by pressing the ‘Book Your Course Button’.
Our First Response Emergency Care (FREC Level 3) course is designed for anyone acting as a first responder to a range of emergency settings. This clinically endorsed qualification is widely recognised across many industries including, NHS Ambulance trusts, Police Forces and the Offshore/Maritime Sector.
The QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (QCF/RQF) requalification is specifically designed for those who have completed a FREC 3 course, and wish to requalify, or learners who have gained a Level 2 First Person On Scene (Intermediate) course, have a valid certificate and would like to gain a FREC 3 qualification.
The QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (QCF) is one of the few first aid qualifications recognised by the Security Industry Authority (SIA).
Successful Learners will gain the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to deal with a wide range of prehospital care emergencies, such as: managing a patient’s airways, catastrophic bleeding, management of fractures, medical emergencies and more.
The content for this course is comprehensive and covers the following:
- Basic Life Support (including AED)
- Primary & Secondary Survey
- Management of unconscious casualty
- Common medical emergencies
- Structure and function of the body
- Infection prevention and control
- Airway management
- Extremes of temperature
- Control of bleeding
- Spinal immobilisation
You must have a valid and in-date FPOS-I or FREC 3 certificate.
FREC 3 Courses are run regularly at our Academy in the Wirral. We can also deliver this course at your premises anywhere in the UK for groups of 3 or more students.
Did You Know…
The Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (FREC) covers all learning outcomes and assessment criteria contained within the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work qualification. Therefore FREC 3 exceeds the Health and Safety Executive’s standard requirements for those acting as a workplace first aider, in addition, FREC 3 also covers a number of additional training needs that are often identified in ‘higher risk’ working environments.
Why Choose this Course?
GAIN ACCREDITED QUALIFICATIONS
The Manone Academy is an approved and accredited training provider, as such we offer our learners nationally recognised accredited and clinically endorsed qualifications.
START A NEW CAREER
FREC 3 is the first step of the FREC framework which forms a foundation for your career working in prehospital care in a range of industries and environments.
LEARN FROM THE EXPERTS
All of our courses are delivered by experienced paramedics, meaning you’ll benefit from our first-hand experience of working in prehospital emergency care.
Upon completion of FREC Level 3 you can progress to FREC Level 4 where we will introduce new topics as well as building on the skills you attained during your FREC Level 3 course to refine your clinical knowledge.
Upon completion of FREC 4 you will then have option of progressing to FREUC Level 5 which will provide you with the opportunity of refining your clinical skills as well as utilising them in a frontline ambulance thanks to your clinical placements.